In order to get a medical cannabis card in Puerto Rico there are a few simple steps to follow. Listed below is a step-by-step guide for helping prospective medical cannabis patients get a medical marijuana card in Puerto Rico.
Step 1: Do you qualify?
To get a medical cannabis card in Puerto Rico you must meet these qualifying conditions:
Step 2: Find a medical cannabis doctor
Choose a medical marijuana doctor in Puerto Rico, then contact and schedule an appointment with the doctor to authorize the use of medical cannabis. You can also visit islandmedpr.com.
Step 3: Submit your application for a medical cannabis card
Fill-in all parts of the application, attach your doctor’s certification and proof of identity (a copy of a Puerto Rico driver’s license or valid Puerto Rico government ID). The application should be notarized and a $25 fee is required.
*If the patient is not able to get the treatment by himself, you can authorized a companion. Patients can have an authorized companion if their conditions affects their mobility. Fill the application and read the instructions carefully. Your companion will have to provide additional information about himself. Click the link to download the application.
Step 4: Receive your card
If your application is approved, the Puerto Rico Health Department will send you a Patient’s Card which will have to be renewed every year.
Certified Doctors for Cannabis Recommendation
Dr. Wilmer Lugo Ramírez
Adress: # 170 Avenida Font Humacao PR 00791
Monday and Friday: 9:00am- 5:00pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 9:00am- 12:00pm
Wednesday: de 8:30am a 3:30pm
Closed for lunch: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
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